97. Al-Qadr (The Destiny)

Meccan, 5 verses

In the name of God, the Beneficent, the Merciful.

  1. Indeed We sent it (Quran) down in the night of destiny (or the night of power).

  2. And how would you know what the night of destiny is?

  3. The night of destiny is better than a thousand months.

  4. The angels and the spirit came down in it, by their Lord's permission, (with mandates) for every matter.

  5. It is peace (and well-being) until the rising of the dawn.